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Historical Societies News

Orland Eaton: Passionate Preserver of Hancock’s History
By October 29, 2015 Read More →

Orland Eaton: Passionate Preserver of Hancock’s History

On Sunday, October 25,  the Hancock Historical Society  formally dedicated their newly-restored upstairs ballroom in honor of Orland Eaton,  one of the Society’s founding members and its first president. The occasion also provided an opportunity for attendees to view other recently completed renovations.  At this event, Hancock resident and Historical Society board member Roberta Nylander presented […]

Temple: Civil War comes home

Temple: Civil War comes home

written by Dave Anderson and published in the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript on October 9, 2013 The Civil War has always fascinated the American public. “When you look back on American history, it was a huge event,” says journalist and historian Mike Pride, author of the recently published book, “Our War: Days and Events in the Fight […]